The Department of Ophthalmology at SUNY Upstate Medical University is seeking a board eligible/certified fellowship trained Retina Specialist to join our academic full-time group practice. Qualified candidate will be responsible for the development and execution of patient care programs in the diagnosis of retinal diseases. The eligible candidate should have a strong interest in academics and resident teaching. Clinical care, teaching, and research activities are vital components of this position. Professional level of appointment and competitive compensation commensurate with training and experience.
In addition to our competitive compensation/benefits package, we offer a collegial and stimulating environment with excellent support in all ophthalmic sub-specialties. As the only academic medical center in Central New York, Upstate Medical University serves a catchment area of nearly one million people and has expanded to provide state of the art care in a new Children's Hospital and new Cancer Center.
The metropolitan Syracuse area (population of over 660,000) offers big-city amenities with a small-town feel: a symphony orchestra, an opera company, professional and college sports teams, theaters, museums and art galleries. Syracuse is the gateway to the Adirondacks as well as the Finger Lakes region, offering an impressive range of recreational and outdoor activities year round. It features excellent schools and benefits from a low cost of living making Syracuse an ideal location for families. US News & World Report's 2017 ranking of best places to live puts Syracuse first in NY State and number 28 in the nation.
Descriptive Title: Clinical Assistant Professor
Requirements: MD; NYS Medical License; BC/BE in Ophthalmology; Successful completion of Surgical Retina Fellowship.
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